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Standings
CLE
@BAL
4
5
 
(16)
CLE
@BAL
3
4
DET
@BOS
7
1
DET
@BOS
4
3
KCA
@NYY
3
5
KCA
@NYY
0
3
CHW
@WSH
3
1
NYG
@CHC
2
6
NYG
@CHC
6
7
BRO
@CIN
6
11
PHI
@MLN
3
2
 
(10)
PIT
@STL
6
9
PIT
@STL
3
11
Sunday, September 15, 1957, 7:09PM
, Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 10,623, Time of Game: 2:24
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Indians
3
68-74
 Lost 3 
6th, 22 GB
at Orioles
4
69-73
 Won 2 
5th, 21 GB
W: Ray Moore (11-12)
L: Don Mossi (10-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  2  0    3  6  0
Orioles         0  0  4   0  0  0   0  0  X    4 13  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe Caffie RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .310 .338 .465 .803 -0.095 1.00 0.000 -0.095 -0.4 4 0
Bobby Avila 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .273 .337 .365 .701 -0.007 0.77 0.030 -0.037 -0.3 2 2
Gene Woodling LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .324 .410 .531 .941 0.124 1.08 0.154 -0.030 1.6 3 0 HR
Vic Wertz 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .284 .370 .487 .857 -0.061 1.55 0.067 -0.128 -0.1 5 0
Chico Carrasquel SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .274 .353 .377 .730 -0.032 1.19 0.043 -0.075 0.2 1 3
Roger Maris CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .232 .335 .390 .725 -0.083 1.40 0.039 -0.122 -0.5 3 1
Hal Naragon C 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .256 .326 .281 .607 -0.087 1.50 0.039 -0.125 -0.8 6 0 GDP
   Dick Williams PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .310 .368 .678 -0.032 1.31 0.000 -0.032 -0.1
George Strickland 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .239 .335 .321 .656 -0.104 1.23 0.000 -0.104 -1.0 0 1 GDP
Don Mossi P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196 .236 .235 .472 -0.017 0.70 0.000 -0.017 -0.1 0 0
   Vito Valentinetti P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Larry Raines PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262 .318 .344 .662 -0.021 0.85 0.000 -0.021 -0.2
   Bob Alexander P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Russ Nixon PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .282 .325 .348 .673 0.081 1.04 0.081 0.000 0.9 2B
   Dick Tomanek P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 31 3 6 3 3 3 34 .194 .265 .323 .587 -0.334 1.19 0.453 -0.786 -0.9 24 7
2B: R Nixon (7, off R Moore).
HR: G Woodling (19, off R Moore, 4th inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
TB: G Woodling 5; R Nixon 2; C Carrasquel; H Naragon; R Maris.
GIDP: G Strickland (4); H Naragon (5).
RBI: G Woodling 2 (77); J Caffie (9).
2-out RBI: G Woodling.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Carrasquel-B Avila-V Wertz.
Outfield Assists: R Maris (G Triandos at home plate).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: V Wertz (1st base by R Moore).

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Gardner 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .265 .329 .359 .688 0.010 0.49 0.044 -0.033 0.3 2 3
Billy Goodman 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .299 .337 .390 .727 0.063 0.69 0.091 -0.029 0.4 8 1 GDP
Joe Durham RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .196 .258 .297 .555 0.079 0.91 0.110 -0.031 0.3 3 0
Bob Nieman LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .269 .355 .425 .780 0.051 0.88 0.090 -0.040 0.6 2 0
Gus Triandos C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .314 .428 .742 0.033 0.62 0.062 -0.028 0.4 5 0
Brooks Robinson 3B 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .191 .255 .270 .525 0.060 0.44 0.065 -0.004 1.2 1 1 SB
Jim Busby CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .236 .277 .324 .601 0.002 0.58 0.038 -0.036 -0.6 4 0 2B
Willy Miranda SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .200 .252 .210 .462 -0.078 0.89 0.012 -0.090 -1.2 1 2
Ray Moore P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .220 .217 .354 .571 -0.039 0.53 0.000 -0.039 -0.6 0 3
   Billy O'Dell P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .129 .129 .129 .258 -0.014 0.62 0.000 -0.014 -0.3 1 0
Team Totals 35 4 13 4 2 3 37 .371 .405 .400 .805 0.167 0.66 0.512 -0.344 0.5 27 10
2B: J Busby (11, off D Mossi).
TB: J Busby 3; B Gardner 3; B Robinson 2; B Nieman 2; B Goodman 2; J Durham; G Triandos.
GIDP: B Goodman (11).
RBI: B Nieman (60); J Durham (17); B Robinson (9); G Triandos (62).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 5 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. W Miranda-B Gardner-B Goodman; R Moore-W Miranda-B Goodman.
E: B Goodman (11).
Baserunning
SB: B Robinson (1, 2nd base off V Valentinetti/H Naragon).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Mossi, L (10-9) 2.1 8 4 4 0 1 0 4.34 15 26 -0.276 1.08 -3.5
Vito Valentinetti 2.2 3 0 0 1 1 0 4.70 11 2 0 0.060 0.47 1.7
Bob Alexander 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.00 7 0 0 0.023 0.20 0.9
Dick Tomanek 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.72 4 0 0 0.026 0.47 0.4
Team Totals 8 13 4 4 2 3 0 4.50 37 26 2 0 -0.167 0.66 -0.5

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Moore, W (11-12) 7.2 5 3 3 3 3 1 3.52 29 57 0.183 0.96 1.0
Billy O'Dell, S (3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.86 5 2 1 0.150 2.58 -0.1
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 3 3 1 3.00 34 57 2 1 0.333 1.19 0.9
Balks: None.
WP: V Valentinetti (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: R Moore (2; V Wertz, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Jim Honochick, 2B - Red Flaherty, 3B - Nestor Chylak.
Time of Game: 2:24.
Attendance: 10,623.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Baltimore Orioles
1 Joe Caffie RF 1 Billy Gardner 2B
2 Bobby Avila 2B 2 Billy Goodman 1B
3 Gene Woodling LF 3 Joe Durham RF
4 Vic Wertz 1B 4 Bob Nieman LF
5 Chico Carrasquel SS 5 Gus Triandos C
6 Roger Maris CF 6 Brooks Robinson 3B
7 Hal Naragon C 7 Jim Busby CF
8 George Strickland 3B 8 Willy Miranda SS
9 Don Mossi P 9 Ray Moore P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 0-0 1 1-3 R BAL J. Durham D. Mossi 11% 74% Single to CF; Goodman to 3B; Gardner Scores
t8 3-4 2 12- O CLE V. Wertz B. O'Dell 10% 88% Flyball: CF
t8 2-4 2 1-3 R CLE G. Woodling B. O'Dell -10% 78% Single to 1B; Nixon Scores; Avila to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- OO CLE H. Naragon R. Moore 9% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
b3 1-0 1 1-3 R BAL B. Nieman D. Mossi 9% 83% Single to RF; Durham to 3B; Goodman Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 2% 52% Bunt Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Avila R. Moore 1% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE G. Woodling R. Moore 1% 55% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Don Mossi facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O BAL B. Gardner D. Mossi -2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O BAL B. Goodman D. Mossi -1% 51% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O BAL J. Durham D. Mossi -1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE V. Wertz R. Moore -4% 46% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore -3% 43% Wertz Picked off 1B, safe on E3; Wertz to 2B
t2 0-0 0 -2- CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore -3% 40% Walk
t2 0-0 0 12- O CLE R. Maris R. Moore 6% 46% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 12- OO CLE H. Naragon R. Moore 9% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Don Mossi facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O BAL B. Nieman D. Mossi -2% 53% Flyball: LF
b2 0-0 1 --- O BAL G. Triandos D. Mossi -2% 51% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 2 --- BAL B. Robinson D. Mossi 1% 52% Single to LF
b2 0-0 2 1-- BAL J. Busby D. Mossi 4% 56% Double to CF; Robinson to 3B
b2 0-0 2 -23 O BAL W. Miranda D. Mossi -6% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O CLE G. Strickland R. Moore 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t3 0-0 1 --- O CLE D. Mossi R. Moore 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 1% 55% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Don Mossi facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- O BAL R. Moore D. Mossi -2% 53% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 --- BAL B. Gardner D. Mossi 3% 56% Single to 2B
b3 0-0 1 1-- BAL B. Goodman D. Mossi 8% 63% Single to CF; Gardner to 3B
b3 0-0 1 1-3 R BAL J. Durham D. Mossi 11% 74% Single to CF; Goodman to 3B; Gardner Scores
b3 1-0 1 1-3 R BAL B. Nieman D. Mossi 9% 83% Single to RF; Durham to 3B; Goodman Scores
b3 2-0 1 1-3 R BAL G. Triandos D. Mossi 6% 89% Single to RF; Nieman to 3B; Durham Scores
b3 3-0 1 1-3 R BAL B. Robinson D. Mossi 3% 92% Single to LF; Triandos to 2B; Nieman Scores
Vito Valentinetti replaces Don Mossi pitching and batting 9th
b3 4-0 1 12- O BAL J. Busby V. Valentinetti -1% 91% Single to CF; Robinson to 2B; Triandos out at Hm/CF-C
b3 4-0 2 12- BAL W. Miranda V. Valentinetti 0% 91% Wild Pitch; Busby to 2B; Robinson to 3B
b3 4-0 2 -23 O BAL W. Miranda V. Valentinetti -2% 90% Groundout: 1B unassisted
4 runs, 7 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 4.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 2-3-4
t4 0-4 0 --- O CLE B. Avila R. Moore 1% 91% Flyball: CF
t4 0-4 1 --- R CLE G. Woodling R. Moore -6% 86% Home Run
t4 1-4 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore 1% 87% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t4 1-4 2 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore 1% 88% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Vito Valentinetti facing 9-1-2
b4 4-1 0 --- O BAL R. Moore V. Valentinetti -1% 87% Strikeout
b4 4-1 1 --- BAL B. Gardner V. Valentinetti 1% 88% Single to LF
b4 4-1 1 1-- BAL B. Goodman V. Valentinetti 1% 89% Single to SS; Gardner to 2B
b4 4-1 1 12- O BAL J. Durham V. Valentinetti -2% 88% Flyball: RF
b4 4-1 2 12- O BAL B. Nieman V. Valentinetti -2% 86% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 6-7-8
t5 1-4 0 --- CLE R. Maris R. Moore -4% 82% Single to 3B
t5 1-4 0 1-- O CLE H. Naragon R. Moore 3% 86% Flyball: RF
t5 1-4 1 1-- OO CLE G. Strickland R. Moore 5% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Vito Valentinetti facing 5-6-7
b5 4-1 0 --- O BAL G. Triandos V. Valentinetti -1% 89% Flyball: LF
b5 4-1 1 --- BAL B. Robinson V. Valentinetti 1% 90% Walk
b5 4-1 1 1-- BAL J. Busby V. Valentinetti 1% 91% Robinson Steals 2B
b5 4-1 1 -2- O BAL J. Busby V. Valentinetti -1% 90% Flyball: SS
b5 4-1 2 -2- O BAL W. Miranda V. Valentinetti -1% 88% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 9-1-2
Larry Raines pinch hits for Vito Valentinetti (P) batting 9th
t6 1-4 0 --- O CLE L. Raines R. Moore 2% 90% Flyball: LF
t6 1-4 1 --- O CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 1% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 1-4 2 --- O CLE B. Avila R. Moore 1% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Bob Alexander facing 9-1-2
Bob Alexander replaces Larry Raines (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 4-1 0 --- O BAL R. Moore B. Alexander -1% 92% Foul Flyball: C
b6 4-1 1 --- BAL B. Gardner B. Alexander 1% 93% Single to LF
b6 4-1 1 1-- OO BAL B. Goodman B. Alexander -1% 91% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 3-4-5
t7 1-4 0 --- O CLE G. Woodling R. Moore 2% 93% Flyball: CF
t7 1-4 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore 1% 94% Strikeout
t7 1-4 2 --- CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore -1% 93% Single to LF
t7 1-4 2 1-- O CLE R. Maris R. Moore 2% 95% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Bob Alexander facing 3-4-5
b7 4-1 0 --- O BAL J. Durham B. Alexander -0% 95% Flyball: RF
b7 4-1 1 --- BAL B. Nieman B. Alexander 0% 95% Single to LF
b7 4-1 1 1-- O BAL G. Triandos B. Alexander -1% 95% Foul Flyball: C
b7 4-1 2 1-- O BAL B. Robinson B. Alexander -0% 94% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 4.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 7-8-9
t8 1-4 0 --- CLE H. Naragon R. Moore -4% 90% Single to CF
t8 1-4 0 1-- O CLE G. Strickland R. Moore 3% 94% Flyball: CF
Russ Nixon pinch hits for Bob Alexander (P) batting 9th
t8 1-4 1 1-- CLE R. Nixon R. Moore -8% 86% Double to CF; Naragon to 3B
t8 1-4 1 -23 RO CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 5% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B; Nixon to 3B; Naragon Scores
t8 2-4 2 --3 CLE B. Avila R. Moore -3% 88% Walk
Billy O'Dell replaces Ray Moore pitching and batting 9th
t8 2-4 2 1-3 R CLE G. Woodling B. O'Dell -10% 78% Single to 1B; Nixon Scores; Avila to 2B
t8 3-4 2 12- O CLE V. Wertz B. O'Dell 10% 88% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-3, Indians' Dick Tomanek facing 7-8-9
Dick Tomanek replaces Russ Nixon (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-3 0 --- O BAL J. Busby D. Tomanek -1% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 4-3 1 --- BAL W. Miranda D. Tomanek 1% 88% Walk
b8 4-3 1 1-- O BAL B. O'Dell D. Tomanek -1% 87% Strikeout Looking
b8 4-3 2 1-- O BAL B. Gardner D. Tomanek -1% 85% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 3-4, Orioles' Billy O'Dell facing 5-6-7
t9 3-4 0 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. O'Dell 7% 92% Flyball: 2B
t9 3-4 1 --- O CLE R. Maris B. O'Dell 5% 97% Groundout: 1B-P
Dick Williams pinch hits for Hal Naragon (C) batting 7th
t9 3-4 2 --- O CLE D. Williams B. O'Dell 3% 100% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.

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